Books by Adjoa J. Burrowes

DESTINY’S GIFT by Natasha Anastasia Tarpley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2004

"As the story ends, the future of the bookstore is still unclear, but everyone will understand the importance of books and the people who know and love them. (Picture book. 6-8)"
Destiny loves words and, thus, loves Mrs. Wade and her bookstore. Read full book review >
GRANDMA’S PURPLE FLOWERS by Adjoa J. Burrowes
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2000

"A good concept that could be better executed, this will still have its audience. (Picture book. 7-10)"
A young girl is saddened when her grandmother dies one winter, but by spring, she is able to get over her grief enough to let the purple flowers they enjoyed together remind her of their loving relationship. Read full book review >
MY STEPS by Sally Derby
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1996

"Derby's steps, where each scene has the pleasing simplicity of Peter's world in Ezra Jack Keats's The Snowy Day (1962). (Picture book. 3-5)"
A simple set of five front steps in the city is a child's whole universe, easily becoming playground, hideout, circus arena, school, and home. Read full book review >